Public health officials on Monday said four more Gregg County residents with COVID-19 had died, bringing the total number of fatalities to 29.

A Kilgore woman was jailed this week after police say she stole more than $300,000 from her employer by inflating her paychecks and making unauthorized payments to herself and friends.

Local officials and business leaders in some of Texas' college towns are bracing themselves for the possible cancellation of football — a move that could further injure local economies that are still limping from pandemic-related closures and are reliant on game day tourism.

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